Teacher, counselor, principal, etc.; expenses tax credit. (HB624)

Introduced By

Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington), Del. Debra Rodman (D-Henrico), and Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Teacher expenses tax credit. Establishes a tax credit, for taxable years 2019 through 2023, of up to $250 for qualifying individuals, defined in the bill as any individual who is a teacher, instructor, counselor, principal, or aide for at least 900 hours during the school year, who paid for classroom materials used in teaching students in kindergarten or an elementary or secondary school, provided that such expenses have not been reimbursed and have not been claimed as a deduction on the qualifying individual's federal tax return. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102975D
01/08/2018Referred to Committee on Finance
01/22/2018Impact statement from TAX (HB624)
01/30/2018Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #2
01/31/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (6-Y 2-N)
02/13/2018Left in Finance